The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 28.30% 17.24% 13.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.88% 71.43% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 2
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £37,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 60.38% 24.14% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Bedfordshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region.

SQL Salary Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dunstable

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) UNIX
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Workflow
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (15.79%) VB
7 3 (15.79%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
7 3 (15.79%) HP
7 3 (15.79%) Time Management
7 3 (15.79%) Banking
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) FTP
1 2 (10.53%) SSH
1 2 (10.53%) PuTTY
1 2 (10.53%) WinSCP
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.53%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Gradle
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Ant
2 2 (10.53%) Toad
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Test Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Trainee
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Release Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Operator
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Environment Manager
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) XSD
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.26%) JSP
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Time Management
2 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
2 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) XAML
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.26%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Civica
5 1 (5.26%) XMPie
5 1 (5.26%) VocaLink
5 1 (5.26%) Adobe